The Classical Quarterly (New Series)

Shorter Notes

Two Attributions

Jaap Mansfelda1

a1 University of Utrecht

The short treatise On the Cosmos, which most scholars believe to be not by Aristotle, has confidently been attributed to Aristotle by G. Reale and A. P. Bos. I do not wish to enter into their arguments for this attribution, because I believe it can be proved to be untenable.